Set Profile > Chambers of George Coates > Guildford, England

Chambers of George Coates
Guildford Chambers
STOKE HOUSE, LEAPALE LANE
GUILDFORD
GU1 4LY
England

Family and children law

Guildford Chambers is home to a wide range of specialist family barristers, and as such clients 'can have confidence that an equally strong alternative will be provided' if counsel of choice is unavailable.  The set is active in all areas of law within the sector, including financial remedy work as well as children law.

Leading Juniors

George Coates - Guildford ChambersA strong advocate in court who delivers robust advice when needed.
Ranked: Tier 1
Fiona Griffin - Guildford ChambersA safe pair of hands who puts clients at ease.
Ranked: Tier 2
Claire Shrimpton - Guildford ChambersShe specialises in public and private law children issues.
Ranked: Tier 2
Janet Hayward - Guildford ChambersA skilled advocate whose knowledge and experience can be relied upon in children law cases.
Ranked: Tier 3
Christine Julien - Guildford ChambersRobust, pragmatic and fantastic with the clients.
Ranked: Tier 3

Set overviews: England and Wales

Guildford Chambers, which is primarily praised for its family law offering, but also claims commercial and personal injury expertise, has ‘an increasingly large pool of quality barristers, which means solicitors can have confidence that if their first choice is not available there will be an equally strong alternative’. Senior clerk Simon Morris and first junior Gavin Street are ‘always calm, polite, and approachable – their sense of humour is much appreciated’. Offices in: Guildford, London, and Reading

Regional Bar > South Eastern Circuit > Family and children law

Guildford Chambers is home to a wide range of specialist family barristers, and as such clients 'can have confidence that an equally strong alternative will be provided' if counsel of choice is unavailable.  The set is active in all areas of law within the sector, including financial remedy work as well as children law.

Leading Juniors

George Coates - Guildford ChambersA strong advocate in court who delivers robust advice when needed.
Ranked: Tier 1
Fiona Griffin - Guildford ChambersA safe pair of hands who puts clients at ease.
Ranked: Tier 2
Claire Shrimpton - Guildford ChambersShe specialises in public and private law children issues.
Ranked: Tier 2
Janet Hayward - Guildford ChambersA skilled advocate whose knowledge and experience can be relied upon in children law cases.
Ranked: Tier 3
Christine Julien - Guildford ChambersRobust, pragmatic and fantastic with the clients.
Ranked: Tier 3
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